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Susan Granger

Susan Granger
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
6/10 69% Beautiful Boy (2018) Cautionary, straightforward saga about a frantic father dealing with his son's Meth addiction.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2018
8/10 98% Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018) Melissa McCarthy might just win an Oscar in this poignant, engrossing crime caper, along with Richard E. Grant.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2018
5/10 33% The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (2018) Dizzying adaptation that flounders in incoherent excess.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2018
7/10 62% Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) Sinuous Rami Malek's magnificent performance should be high on the list for an Oscar nomination.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Nov 4, 2018
6/10 76% Mid90s (2018) Actor-turned-writer/director Jonah Hill has created an Insightful, edgy coming-of-age saga.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2018
7/10 79% 22 July (2018) A suspenseful, hard-hitting drama, a political warning that's all-too-relevant.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2018
3/10 33% Johnny English Strikes Again (2018) Stilted, unimaginative, tiresome and utterly predictable - the quality of this comedic franchise is doing decidedly downhill.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 30, 2018
6/10 88% What They Had (2018) Courtesy of a star-studded cast, this is a sensitive, yet all-to--familiar, ultimately soapy family drama... ‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 30, 2018
5/10 36% Hunter Killer (2018) A fretful submarine saga, appealing primarily to those who enjoy watching imaginary military maneuvers.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 30, 2018
8/10 99% Free Solo (2018) Awesome and intense, it's particularly appealing to extreme sports enthusiasts.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2018
8/10 96% The Hate U Give (2018) Powerful and emotionally evocative - with timely political/cultural relevancy‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2018
5/10 48% Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween (2018) This sequel to the horror comedy fright-fest pales in comparison with its predecessor.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2018
6/10 73% Bad Times at the El Royale (2018) Seedy, slogging, self-conscious - yet suspenseful - concluding with Quentin Tarantino-inspired bloodshed and violence.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 16, 2018
6/10 76% Smallfoot (2018) Slyly subversive, encouraging children to question authority and learn to think for themselves.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2018
6/10 90% The Old Man & the Gun (2018) The film is sluggish and melancholy, yet Redford, a master at his craft, steals the show...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2018
8/10 88% First Man (2018) While Ryan Gosling gives an admirably restrained performance. Damien Chazelle's biopic is weighted down with measured astrophysical detail, audaciously delineating what the stakes really were.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2018
7/10 86% Colette (2018) Sensuously subversive...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2018
3/10 29% Venom (2018) Weakly scripted as a Jekyll & Hyde-type origin story, it's clumsily directed and dreadfully disappointing. Yet, as the box-office shows, never underestimate the appeal of comic-book movies.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2018
10/10 90% A Star Is Born (2018) An exhilarating, bittersweet romance...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 8, 2018
7/10 88% Love, Gilda (2018) Bittersweet documentary - superficial yet satisfying.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2018
4/10 33% Little Women (2018) Artificial, stiltedly foolish update of Louise Mae Alcott's 150 year-old classic.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2018
5/10 58% White Boy Rick (2018) Despite its intriguing premise, it's a superficial drug-dusting of the American Dream.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2018
7/10 81% Fahrenheit 11/9 (2018) Incendiary agitprop, a savvy ploy to encourage more women, more young people, and more people of color to vote in the upcoming November elections.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 24, 2018
7/10 66% The House with a Clock in Its Walls (2018) Sinister, shivery, supernatural fun for the whole family.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 23, 2018
4/10 64% Lizzie (2018) Chloe Sevigny views Lizzie Borden as a feminist outlaw in this sketchily written, heavy-handed, highbrow horror movie.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 23, 2018
5/10 13% Life Itself (2018) Capricious and existentially contrived, it revolves around fate's frustrating unpredictability.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2018
2/10 33% The Predator (2018) Profanity-filled, tedious addition to the sci-fi/horror franchise...Where 's Arnold Schwarzenegger when you really need him?‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2018
7/10 85% A Simple Favor (2018) A slyly seductive, suspenseful, suburban neo-noir...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 16, 2018
4/10 10% Peppermint (2018) A forgettable mediocrity, flavored with trite revenge cliches.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2018
3/10 27% The Nun (2018) A derivative mediocrity, proving even bad horror movies conjure big box-office.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2018
6/10 82% Juliet, Naked (2018) Superficially satirical, soulful romantic comedy about life's second chances...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2018
8/10 84% The Wife (2018) As the self-effacing, enabling title character, Glenn Close's nuanced performance is close to miraculous in its subtlety.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2018
3/10 65% The Little Stranger (2018) Dumb & dull: it's a tediously understated, supernatural tease...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2018
8/10 93% Searching (2018) Ingenious, innovative, computer-centric, psychological thriller...you won't be able to log off!‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 3, 2018
7/10 59% Operation Finale (2018) Seriously unsettling, particularly since one of Eichmann's sons, a staunch Nazi sympathizer, still lives in Argentina.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 31, 2018
3/10 23% The Happytime Murders (2018) It's crude and trashy - stale vulgarity, making the trademark lawsuit prompted by the film's release its most interesting aspect.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
4/10 53% Papillon (2018) Lacking charismatic leads, this tepid remake falls flat - for real drama, see the original.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 25, 2018
2/10 23% Mile 22 (2018) Peter Berg substitutes quirks for character development, chooses quick cuts over compelling action and favors chaos over coherence. The result is talky and treacherous - a hollow gung-ho!‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2018
7/10 81% Alpha (2018) Survivalist adventure - and not just for dog lovers.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2018
9/10 92% Crazy Rich Asians (2018) A dazzling, enchanting romantic comedy that shatters Asian stereotypes.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 19, 2018
7/10 91% Teen Titans Go! To the Movies (2018) Silly, slapstick fun for youngsters - with a post-credit sequence touting the TV series.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2018
6/10 45% The Meg (2018) A schlocky, splashy, by-the-numbers sea-monster movie.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 12, 2018
10/10 95% BlacKkKlansman (2018) Tense and timely, it's cleverly constructed and visually cathartic.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 11, 2018
6/10 49% The Spy Who Dumped Me (2018) A screwball spoof that's salvaged only by the sarcastic sincerity of Kate McKinnon skewering MI6's icy chief (Gillian Anderson).‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2018
8/10 96% Three Identical Strangers (2018) Engrossing, often enraging - proving, once again, that truth is stranger than fiction.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 6, 2018
8/10 99% Eighth Grade (2018) Insightful and excruciating, proving that Junior High is horrific, even more brutal than you remember...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2018
5/10 51% Equalizer 2 (2018) Fragmented with too many subplots and unnecessarily sadistic violence, it's a ponderously contrived, avenging hero melodrama...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2018
9/10 100% Leave No Trace (2018) Compelling and compassionate, it's a powerful character study.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 4, 2018
7/10 71% Christopher Robin (2018) Sweetly sentimental, it's a low-key, feel-good family film.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 4, 2018
5/10 81% Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018) Unfocused and frantic, it's really a redundant music video.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2018